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Popularity
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kalen

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • #3500 All Time
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How popular is the name "Kalen" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1952 5 5 0
1955 5 5 0
1958 10 10 0
1959 18 10 8
1961 7 0 7
1962 5 0 5
1963 8 0 8
1964 12 0 12
1965 20 11 9
1966 12 6 6
1967 15 10 5
1968 16 7 9
1969 7 7 0
1970 13 5 8
1971 30 23 7
1973 10 10 0
1974 21 9 12
1975 18 10 8
1976 21 7 14
1977 16 5 11
1978 29 7 22
1979 26 9 17
1980 38 7 31
1981 52 14 38
1982 71 19 52
1983 70 20 50
1984 82 21 61
1985 107 24 83
1986 119 30 89
1987 140 34 106
1988 139 44 95
1989 140 40 100
1990 138 34 104
1991 122 46 76
1992 174 44 130
1993 193 60 133
1994 185 64 121
1995 184 43 141
1996 157 47 110
1997 161 52 109
1998 226 57 169
1999 176 55 121
2000 173 53 120
2001 180 47 133
2002 166 51 115
2003 183 39 144
2004 151 29 122
2005 164 44 120
2006 154 37 117
2007 180 33 147
2008 159 36 123
2009 160 20 140
2010 144 19 125
2011 132 26 106
2012 104 18 86
2013 104 20 84
2014 98 21 77

Want to know about the populiarty of Kalen? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,250 babies born with the name Kalen in the United States. That's more than enough Kalens to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1952 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kalen" was in 1998 with a total of 169 babies.

According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kalen" is not a popular baby boy's name in Colorado. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of only 122 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Kalen popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kalen in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kalen" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kalen as well as things modernly associated with the name Kalen such as celebrities named Kalen.

English

Origin and Meaning of Kalen

The name "Kalen" is of English origin, and it means "Variant of Kay and Kayla. keeper of the keys: pure". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

A is for activities, for you have many.

L is for luster, your shine.

E is for elegant, born within you.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nelak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nelka". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Kalen born Nov 12, 1922

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Egypt approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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